Golden Gramophone - Embroidery Color Palette (With Thread Codes)

Blue
Green
Pink
Purple
Turquoise
Contrast
Harmonious
Modern
Pastel
Vibrant
Warm
Animals
Food
Landscape
Nature
People

Golden Gramophone

Color palette for your embroidery with the following thread colors: Straw, Medium Topaz, Dark Hazelnut Brown, Dark Mocha Brown, Very Dark Pewter Gray, Black.

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Hex, RGB and CMYK Color Details

Use the chart below to copy color codes for your specific needs.

If your design project is ultimately going to be displayed on a digital screen, use the HEX or RGB values from the chart below. This applies for a wide variety of modern devices such as smartphones, tablets, computers or even TVs.

Use the CMYK color codes for your design if that will be physically printed on paper. The CMYK color mode will give you more accurate results, as most commercial printers are configured to use these values for the printing process.

HEX#ddab46
RGB221,171,70
CMYK 0,23,68,13
HEX#c4811c
RGB196,129,28
CMYK 0,34,86,23
HEX#875a28
RGB135,90,40
CMYK 0,33,70,47
HEX#483420
RGB72,52,32
CMYK 0,28,56,72
HEX#2c2c2a
RGB44,44,42
CMYK 0,0,5,83
HEX#000000
RGB0,0,0
CMYK 0,0,0,100

Embroidery Thread & Conversion Chart

Use the embroidery color chart below to convert this palette between three types of thread.

To give you the most accurate representation of every shade, the thread images used on this page are sourced from the official websites of their respective floss manufacturers.

For more information about their threads and colors available, please visit their website at DMC or Anchor Crafts

Please note that a perfect conversion is not always possible due to the limited colors provided by manufacturers. You can see my suggestions below for the closest representation of the palette across different brands, but feel free to adapt these shades to suit your project.

DMC 6 Strand Floss

Straw

Straw: 3821

3821

Medium Topaz

Medium Topaz: 783

783

Dark Hazelnut Brown

Dark Hazelnut Brown: 420

420

Dark Mocha Brown

Dark Mocha Brown: 3781

3781

Very Dark Pewter Gray

Very Dark Pewter Gray: 3799

3799

Black

Black: 310

310

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DMC Tapestry Wool

Straw: 7725

7725

Medium Topaz: 7783

7783

Dark Hazelnut Brown: 7508

7508

Dark Mocha Brown: 7416

7416

Very Dark Pewter Gray: 7624

7624

Black: noir

noir

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Anchor Stranded Cotton

Straw: 00302

00302

Medium Topaz: 00306

00306

Dark Hazelnut Brown: 00374

00374

Dark Mocha Brown: 00904

00904

Very Dark Pewter Gray: 00236

00236

Black: 00403

00403

What Would You Make With This?

Very much like beauty, color also is in the eye of the beholder. A lively shade of cobalt blue that evokes a certain reaction in one person, may evoke quite the opposite in another.

What's your take on this palette? If you had all the colors in your stash for this palette, what would you make with it?

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